DIOCESE OF DERRY
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CLERICAL CHANGES FOR DIOCESE OF DERRY BY BISHOP DONAL McKEOWN The Bishop of Derry, Bishop Donal McKeown, has announced the following clerical changes, effective 11 September 2020: Rev Edward Gallagher...
The National Grandparents Pilgrimage takes place in September each year at Knock Shrine. It has been one of the busiest, most well-attended pilgrimages of the year bringing grandparents, grandchildren...
The Funeral Mass was held today, Wednesday, 5 August for the late John Hume RIP at 11:30am in the Cathedral of Saint Eugene, Derry. The Mass was celebrated by Father Paul Farren and concelebrated by F...
Clerical Changes for the Diocese of Derry - September 2020
The Net - September 2020
National Grandparents Pilgrimage - Sunday, 13 September
Preparing for Confirmation - Come Holy Spirit
Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of John Hume
Announcements - Bishop Donal McKeown
Sunday, 6 September 2020 Today we hear Jesus speaking about the community – and using the same word that he used recently that was then translated as 'Church'. Community is not just part of the ...
Sunday, 30 August 2020 The public ministry of Jesus began with great enthusiasm and support. But as he moves towards Jerusalem, we find a Jesus who is much more aware of the rising tide of opposition ...
Sunday, 23 August 2020 This reference to Christ building his Church on the Rock that is the faith of Peter is well known. But it is important to be aware that the word translated as 'Church' appears o...
Sunday, 16 August 2020 In the Gospel so far, Jesus has always been pushing boundaries. That applies firstly within Judaism. But it was inevitable that questions should also arise as to the bound...
Sunday, 9 August 2020 If you have been following St Matthew's Gospel over the last months, it is easy enough to see the story developing - Jesus announces his key principles in the Sermon on the Mount...
Homily - 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown
Homily - 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown
Homily - 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown
Homily - 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown
Homily - 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown
The Diocese has developed a set of practical guidelines to help parishes in the diocese in their preparations for a return to the public celebration of Mass and the Sacraments.
Scripture Saturday - Bishop Donal
God Is Love
The Derry Diocesan Plan 2018–2021 sets out the path that we as a diocese hope to take in every parish community over the course of the next three years. Resources have been produced to assist parishes with the support they need to achieve their potential.
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